Internet Explorer 6 – Not as Unpopular as you Might Think!

12 Oct

Microsoft launched Internet Explorer 6 some 10 years ago around the same time as Windows XP. Lot has changed in the browser world since then but IE 6, the most criticized browser of all times, refuses to go away. According to recent data from Net Applications, one-third of all Internet users in China still rely on Internet Explorer 6 to go online while in South Korea, IE 6 market-share is as has as ~25%. Overall, IE 6 is used by 12% users world-wide. A World free of Internet Explorer 6 In a bid to encourage Internet Explorer 6 users migrate to modern browsers, Microsoft has put up a new website – – where you can watch the current usage of […] Read the Rest


SEO Tips for Link Flow Distribution

11 Oct

What is link flow distribution in a website and why should you care? Link flow is a metric implemented in SEO which assesses the volume of link equity (accumulated PageRank, citation factor and nodes of relevance) a page has and how it passes along that equity via outbound links to other internal or external pages. Depending on the degree of inbound links from other pages within your website or from other web pages online provide characteristics that distinguish that page in search engines. For example, a page can rank in search engines as a result of: Aggregate On page Factors Consolidated internal links Off page inbound links (with specific anchor text) Domain authority and some degree of on page correlation […] Read the Rest


4 Golden Rules of Keyword Research

10 Oct

I just wanted you to realize how extensive this program is! Personally, if I only gained access to the Keyword Research Tools, Domain Research Tools, Monetization and SEO Competition Modules, Market Samurai would be worth every penny. The other modules are fantastic and I use them but the 4 I use the most are those I just listed. When you know you are serious about becoming an affiliate marketing pro and have the money to spend I think this is one of the first tools I would invest in. It was my first “BIG” tool I acquired and it should be yours as well. Take a few minutes. Click on the many links I have provided on this page,. Check out the […] Read the Rest


5 Ways to Annoy the Search Engines

09 Oct

The search engines don’t take kindly to sites that try to manipulate the search results in their favor. Black Hat SEO firms and spammers are constantly looking for new ways to twist the ranking factors. For instance, having a lot of links pointing to your site is important for SEO, so spammers get links from low quality, spammy sites to boost their link number. Never mind that these links are coming from spam blogs, they choose quantity over quality. 1. Throwaway domains Google specifically warns against throwaway domains in their SEO Webmaster Guidelines. A throwaway domain is a domain that has very little real value, and is just used to build link popularity to a second site. Many black hat […] Read the Rest


Top 10 DoFollow video sharing sites

07 Oct
Top 10 DoFollow video sharing sites

You can obtain dofollow links from everywhere, from a blog to a video sharing site. I think that all link builders are searching “sources” for dofollow links . What are the benefits of dofollow links? The main benefit is that you get a link back to your site. And backlinks are very important for any website or a blog. They are considered by Google as votes that have been given for your site and will greatly increase traffic and ranking positions of your website. This site offers dofollow at links contained by description. is one of many video sharing websites, however this site is focused on video blogs and podcasts. The software has been designed to make watching […] Read the Rest


Foxy SEO Tool

06 Oct
Foxy SEO Tool

What is Foxy SEO Tool? A free, open source Firefox add-on that offers tools for search engine optimization (SEO), web traffic and page analysis, for webmasters and web professionals. Want to learn more? Foxy SEO Tool is a free, open source toolbar that provides quick and easy access to a multitude of search engine functions such as Google Site, Yahoo! Site Explorer, Live Fromlinks. Also included are famous web traffic analysis sites such as Alexa, Compete, Quantcast, popular statistic aggregators like Quarkbase and WebSiteOutlook. You can check a site’s listing in important directories like Dmoz and Yahoo! Directory, buzzing Web 2.0 sites such as Technocrati, Wikipedia, Digg, Delicious and links to useful network functions like Whois, Geotool, Internet Archive, etc. […] Read the Rest


Building Link Popularity – One Link At a Time!

05 Oct

Link Popularity and how it pertains to your pages is a key metric in the relevance model of search engines. Just like high school, it was all about popularity and getting in with the clique. Somehow this characteristic carried over into search engines and how they assess your site. They say that beauty resides within, similarly, then much can be said about starting from the inside (your websites internal links) and strengthening the self-referral mechanism for your content to attract recognition (external links). Just in case you forgot, increasing link popularity through virtual theming (strategic deep linking) and optimized internal link architecture allows what percentage of link popularity you garner from others to go that much further in propelling your […] Read the Rest


101 DoFollow Social Bookmarking Sites

04 Oct

Submitting your website content to dofollow social bookmarking sites can bring you a lot of backlinks and traffic. This is a list of such sites with their pagerank and alexa rank. The positive effects of social bookmarking for publishers of news sites, blogs and other web sites is outstanding. Social bookmarking can introduce the sites that you own or you like to others with relevant tastes, can drive traffic to your site, and valuable backlinks. Page Rank 9 1256 Page Rank 8 916 574 854 1,300 Page Rank 7 2,027 2,026 2,604 3,190 8,197 14,507 29,300 Page Rank 6 2,551 sphinn.com6,868 11,499 10,161 24,261 […] Read the Rest